What is needed to get married in Virginia?

What is needed to get married in Virginia?

You do not have to be a resident of Virginia to get married in the state. You will need to present valid photo identification such as your driver’s license, military ID, state ID, or passport and a certified copy of your birth certificate. Both of you must be present in order to obtain a marriage license.

Who can legally marry you in Virginia?

After you have obtained a valid marriage license, your marriage ceremony must be performed within 60 days of the date your license is issued. A qualified minister, any judge, or a person appointed by the court can perform the ceremony.

How much does it cost to elope in Virginia?

It costs $30 for your marriage license and both of you need to be present with an official ID (driver’s license for example). It does not take long in Winchester, but I suggest allowing 15-20 minutes for them to do the paperwork.

Can you get married in one day in Virginia?

Couples considering Virginia for their marriage will be pleased to know that there is no waiting period for getting married – you can have your wedding ceremony the same day you get your license. There is no blood test for a Virginia Marriage License.

How long after a divorce can you remarry in Virginia?

30 days

Do you need witnesses to get married in Virginia?

Witnesses – There is no statutory requirement that witnesses be present at the marriage ceremony.